February 9 | Capital Public Radio

By Ben Adler

California’s economy is on the rebound, but there’s little extra revenue to go around for the next state budget. Yet there’s one area that will see a big increase in funding: education. And that’s sparking a debate at the Capitol over how to spend the money.

“We cannot continue to tolerate the level of failure that is occurring in our schools among certain children. It’s alarming – for me personally and others. And it’s very disheartening,” [Assemblymember] Weber says. 

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